For when you absolutely must have the biggest tank on the battlefield. With much greater armor and firepower, it easily dispatches smaller tanks while absorbing tremedous punishment. However it has a very high population cost and the slow rate of fire can cause it to be bogged down by overwhelming odds.
General Information Edit
Their high damage and hit points makes them great for breaching
Walls and dealing with tough opponents such as Generals and other Heavy Tanks.
2x damage vs
Tanks combined with splash damage researched at the Library makes Heavy Tanks excel at eliminating groups of even the toughest Tank units.
Heavy Tank Mk1
Heavy Tank Mk2
Heavy Tank Mk3
Heavy Tank Mk4
Heavy Weaponry Technology at the Library confers these bonuses to the Heavy Tanks:
Chapter 3: Adds splash damage to Heavy Tank attack
Chapter 4: -1 Heavy Tank troop space
Warfare Technology at the Library confers these bonuses to the Heavy Tanks:
Chapter 3: Heavy Tank attacks 15% faster
The research of
Leonardo da Vinci in the University also confers the following bonuses to the Heavy Tanks:
Heavy Tank Damage: +3% Heavy Tank damage (10 levels)
Heavy Tank Hitpoints: +3% Heavy Tank hitpoints (10 levels)